In Pursuit of Virtue (02-26-11 Edition)

Note these things today: After making it one of his most promising campaign promises to have repealed, Obama extends the P.A.T.R.I.O.T. Act. Hope for a better future (of a nation changed into a police state). Meanwhile, the same administration was caught recently gathering bank, travel, credit card, and phone records of journalist citizens. Next step?…

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In Pursuit of Virtue (02-22-11 Edition)

Oh-so-many notable happenings in the past week… Huckabee isn’t someone I agree with often. But if you believe that a fertilized embryo is a human being, as I do, abortion IS the number one issue on the political landscape. No other political talking point has claimed over 50 million lives since 1979. It is not…

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In Pursuit of Virtue (02-11-11 Edition)

I have never liked “Things Worth Discussing.” It’s so boring. So I thought of a new title, one that goes with the theme of the blog.Virtue through knowledge, of course… I post these summaries of information because your brain is the most important thing you own. How valuable is it? Some people think it has…

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Old Men Start Wars & Young Men Die in Them

Murray Rothbard is one of the intellectual giants of the 20th century, as a philosopher, political theorist, and economist. His publications number in the high hundreds or even thousands, and his thoughts cover nearly every persevering social issue from the founding of America until today. As a preface to this post, I would recommend the…

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